A Little Giant Book: Weird & Wacky Facts

A Little Giant Book: Weird & Wacky Facts

by K. R. Hobbie
     
 
How strange it is! Kids will go crazy over every wacky, sometimes icky, always entertaining fact in this brand-new Little Giant compilation. The topics range from food to customs, animals to history, nature to sports. For example, in Marostica, Italy, an immense chess board is built into the public square: the pawns and all the pieces are human beings, and the

Overview

How strange it is! Kids will go crazy over every wacky, sometimes icky, always entertaining fact in this brand-new Little Giant compilation. The topics range from food to customs, animals to history, nature to sports. For example, in Marostica, Italy, an immense chess board is built into the public square: the pawns and all the pieces are human beings, and the knights sit on real horses! Or how about this: Maine actually has a law that prohibits anyone from stepping out of a plane while it's in the air. From weird worms that stop island natives in their tracks to 4000 year old bathrooms with modern drainage systems, each tidbit of information is truly a treat.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402749872
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
08/01/2007
Series:
Little Giant Books
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
1,282,138
Product dimensions:
4.19(w) x 5.25(h) x (d)
Age Range:
7 - 12 Years

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